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Environmental Program Director

No Current Vacancies for Environmental Program Director/Division of Fish & Wildlife

Applications accepted from the general public (including current and past state employees and 55-b/c candidates.) You must meet the minimum qualifications.

Environmental Program Director
Category of
Posting Specific Information
Control Number
Application Due By 4/29/2022
Title Environmental Program Director
Location: City
DEC Region
$137,883 - $173,431 Effective 04/2020
Work Hours Days
Work Days Mon. - Fri.
Employment Type Permanent Budgeted Item
Appointment Type
Jurisdictional Class Non-Competitive
Bargaining Unit/MC M/C (06)

Minimum Qualifications

Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements
Minimum Qualifications for Non-Competitive Appointments:
A Bachelor's degree and nine years of progressively more responsible management experience, at least four years of which must be in a field related to environmental conservation, protection, or natural resources. This experience must include responsibility for implementation of program goals and objectives within established budgets and supervision or coordination of staff to achieve specific objectives.
NOTE: A Master's Degree may be substituted for one year of the specialized experience and a Ph.D. may be substituted for two years of the specialized, experience.
Preferred Qualifications: Preference may be given to those candidates with a bachelor's or higher-level degree in forestry and have experience directly related to forest management and programs.

Additional Comments
To Apply Qualified candidates should forward a resume and/or Employment Application which clearly indicates how the minimum qualifications are met and includes the Control Number. If you are applying for more than one posting, you must submit a separate resume or Employment Application for each control number. Send to:

Department of Environmental Conservation
625 Broadway
Albany, New York 12233-5060

Fax: (518) 402-9038


Additional Notes:

If you are on an eligible list for this title, please state that information and your score in a cover letter.

State Employees: If you wish to receive an acknowledgement that your application for this posting was received by the Bureau of Personnel and then receive information on the disposition of the position, please attach two self-addressed stamped envelopes (preferably inter-office or inter-agency) to the application. If you are applying for more than one position, you must include two envelopes for each position.

Some vacancies may be anticipated and may not result in an appointment. Application for any position listed may not result in an interview.